Annual Review of Pteridological Research - 2008

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345. Kamaludeen, S. P. B. & K. Ramasamy. 2008. Rhizoremediation of metals: harnessing microbial communities. Indian Journal of Microbiology 48: 80-88. [Pteris vittata]

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349. Karafit, S. J. & R. A. Stockey. 2008. Paralygodium meckertii sp nov (Schizaeaceae) from the Upper Cretaceous (Coniacian) of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Review of Palaeobotany & Palynology 149-4: 163-173.

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358. Khan, S., M. Raziq & H. A. Kayani. 2008. In vitro propagation of bird's nest fern (Asplenium nidus) from spores. Pakistan Journal of Botany 40: 91-97.

359. Khanna, V. & D. Gena. 2008. Effect of quality of light on spore germination and gametophyte development in Cheilanthes albomarginata Clarke. Indian Fern Journal 25: 102-105.

360. Kharchenko, G. V. 2008. Peculiarities of the species composition of epiphytic algae of water bodies of the city of Kiev. International Journal on Algae 10: 254-264. [Salvinia natans]

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365. Kilgore, C. M., H. W. Keller, S. E. Everhart, A. R. Scarborough, K. L. Snell, M. S. Skrabal, C. Pottorff & J. S. Ely. 2008. Tree canopy research and student experiences using the doubled rope climbing method. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 2: 1309-1336.

366. Kim, C., H. R. Na & H. K. Choi. 2008. Genetic diversity and population structure of endangered Isoetes coreana in South Korea based on RAPD analysis. Aquatic Botany 89: 43-49.

367. Kim, S. S., J. Y. Kim, N. H. Lee & C. G. Hyun. 2008. Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects of Jeju medicinal plants against acne-inducing bacteria. Journal of General and Applied Microbiology 54: 101-106. [Matteuccia orientalis]

368. Kirkpatrick, R. E. B. 2008. Phylogenetic analysis and desiccation tolerance of the homosporous fern genus Pellaea Link (Pteridaceae) and relatives. University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA. [Dissertation]

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370. Klopper, R. R., J. Nel, A. W. Klopper & G. F. Smith. 2008. Pteridophyta: Aspleniaceae: Asplenium lobatum var. pseudo-abyssinicum, a new record for South Africa. Bothalia 38: 144-146.

371. Kluge, J., K. Bach & M. Kessler. 2008. Elevational distribution and zonation of tropical pteridophyte assemblages in Costa Rica. Basic and Applied Ecology 9: 35-43.

372. Knipping, M. 2008. Early and Middle Pleistocene pollen assemblages of deep core drillings in the northern Upper Rhine graben, Germany. Geologie en Mijnbouw 87: 51-65.

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375. Koh, L. P. 2008. Can oil palm plantations be made more hospitable for forest butterflies and birds? Journal of Applied Ecology 45: 1002-1009. [Asplenium nidus, Nephrolepis biserrata]

376. Koharudin, L. M. I., A. R. Viscomi, J. G. Jee, S. Ottonello & A. M. Gronenborn. 2008. The evolutionarily conserved family of cyanovirin-N homologs: Structures and carbohydrate specificity. Structure (Cambridge) 16: 570-584. [Ceratopteris richardii]

377. Koller, C. E., J. W. Patrick, R. J. Rose, C. E. Offler & G. R. MacFarlane. 2008. Arsenic and heavy metal accumulation by Pteris vittata L. and P. umbrosa R. Br. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 80: 128-133.

378. Korpelainen, H. & M. Pietilainen. 2008. Effort to reconstruct past population history in the fern Blechnum spicant. Journal of Plant Research 121: 293-298.

379. Kottke, I., A. Beck, I. Haug, S. Setaro, V. Jeske, J. P. Suarez, L. Pazmino, M. Preussing, M. Nebel & F. Oberwinkler. 2008. Mycorrhizal state and new and special features of mycorrhizae of trees, ericads, orchids, ferns, and liverworts, In E. Beck, J. Bendix, I. Kottke, F. Makeschin & R. Mosandl, (Eds.). Ecological Studies, SE Ecological Studies : Analysis And Synthesis: 198. Springer, New York. pp. 137-148.

380. Krannitz, P. G. 2008. Response of antelope bitterbrush shrubsteppe to variation in livestock grazing. Western North American Naturalist 68: 138-152. [Selaginella]

381. Kreier, H. P., M. Rex, K. Weising, M. Kessler, A. R. Smith & H. Schneider. 2008. Inferring the diversification of the epiphytic fern genus Serpocaulon (Polypodiaceae) in South America using chloroplast sequences and amplified fragment length polymorphisms. Plant Systematics and Evolution 274-2: 1-16.

382. Kreier, H. P., X. C. Zhang, H. Muth & H. Schneider. 2008. The microsoroid ferns: Inferring the relationships of a highly diverse lineage of paleotropical epiphytic ferns (Polypodiaceae, Polypodiopsida). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 48: 1155-1167.

383. Krieger, J. D., S. V. Sprunt, D. M. Farler & R. D. Munson. 2008. Automated identification of fern taxa using neural net analysis of scale characters. Abstracts of Botany 2008 Botanical Society of America (www.2008.botanyconference.org), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. [Abstract; Pleopeltis] 384. Krishnan, N. M., H. Seligmann & B. J. Rao. 2008. Relationship between mRNA secondary structure and sequence variability in chloroplast genes: possible life history implications. BMC Genomics 9: Article No.: 48. [Psilotum nudum]

385. Krog, O. M. W. 2008. A simple method for fighting bracken Pteridium aquilinum. Blyttia 66: 97-100. [Norwegian]

386. Kuang, H. X., Y. L. Zhang, G. Y. Li, W. M. Zeng, H. R. Wang & Q. Y. Song. 2008. A new phenolic glycoside from the aerial parts of Dryopteris fragrans. Fitoterapia 79: 319-320.

387. Kuklova, M. & J. Kukla. 2008. Accumulation of macronutrients in soils and some herb species of spruce ecosystems. Cereal Research Communications 36: 1319-1322. [Dryopteris dilatata]

388. Kumari, A. & R. B. Srivastava. 2008. Diversity in the flora of ferns and fern-allies of Dumaka and Deoghar districts, Jharkhand State, India. Indian Fern Journal 25: 46-52.

389. Kunert, O., R. C. Swamy, M. Kaiser, A. Presser, S. Buzzi, A. V. N. A. Rao & W. Schuehly. 2008. Antiplasmodial and leishmanicidal activity of biflavonoids from Indian Selaginella bryopteris. Phytochemistry Letters 1: 171-174.

390. Kuo, L.-Y., W. L. Chiou & C. N. Wang. 2008. Cytogeography and polyploidy evolution in Deparia lancea group. Abstracts of Botany 2008 Botanical Society of America (www.2008.botanyconference.org), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. [Abstract]

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393. Labiak, P. H. & J. Prado. 2008. New combinations in Serpocaulon and a provisional key for the Atlantic rain forest species. American Fern Journal 98: 139-159.

394. Laffranchi, A. 2008. Low dose phyto-therapeutic complexes to control chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy. Anticancer Research 28B: 4157-4158. [Abstract; Lycopodium]

395. Lai, Y. Y., C. F. Wu, W. Wang, Y. H. Liu, Z. Liu & J. K. Bao. 2008. Study on the relationship between the conformation and biological activity of Ophioglossum pedunculosum Desv agglutinin. Sichuan Daxue Xuebao (Ziran Kexueban) 45: 979-984. [Chinese]

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397. Landi, M. & C. Angiolini. 2008. Habitat characteristics and vegetation context of Osmunda regalis L. at the southern edge of its distribution in Europe. Botanica Helvetica 118: 45-57.

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402. Laturnus, F. & M. Matucha. 2008. Chloride - a precursor in the formation of volatile organochlorines by forest plants? Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 99: 119-125. [Athyrium filix-femina]

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404. Lee, C. W., H. J. Choi, H. S. Kim, D. H. Kim, I. S. Chang, H. T. Moon, S. Y. Lee, W. K. Oh & E. R. Woo. 2008. Biflavonoids isolated from Selaginella tamariscina regulate the expression of matrix metalloproteinase in human skin fibroblasts. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 16: 732-738.

405. Lee, J. S., H. Miyashiro, N. Nakamura & M. Hattori. 2008. Two new triterpenes from the rhizome of Dryopteris crassirhizoma, and inhibitory activities of its constituents on human immunodeficiency virus-1 protease. Chemical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin (Tokyo) 56: 711-714.

406. Lee, N. Y., H. Y. Min, J. Lee, J. W. Nam, Y. J. Lee, A. R. Han, A. Wiryawan, W. Suprapto, S. K. Lee & E. K. Seo. 2008. Identification of a new cytotoxic biflavanone from Selaginella doederleinii. Chemical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin (Tokyo) 56: 1360-1361.

407. Lee, P. H., Y. M. Huang & W. L. Chiou. 2008. The phenology of Osmunda claytoniana L. in the Tataka area, Central Taiwan. Taiwan Journal of Forest Science 23: 71-79.

408. Lee, W. T. C. 2008. Hong Kong ferns and its conservation, In V. B. Amoroso, (Ed.). Proceedings of the 4th Symposium on Asian Pteridology and Garden Show. Central Mindanao University, Musuan, Bukidnon, Philippines. pp. 94-97.

409. Lee, Y., H. S. Lee, J. S. Lee, S. K. Kim & S. H. Kim. 2008. Hormone- and light-regulated nucleocytoplasmic transport in plants: current status. Journal of Experimental Botany 592: 3229-3245. [Adiantum capillus-veneris]

410. Lehnert, M. 2008. Eleven new species in the grammitid fern genus Melpomene (Polypodiaceae). American Fern Journal 98: 214-250.

411. Lehnert, M. 2008. On the identification of Cyathea pallescens (Sodiro) Domin (Cyatheaceae): typifications, reinstatements and new descriptions of common Neotropical tree ferns. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 158: 621-649.

412. Lehnert, M. & M. Kessler. 2008. A review of the mycorrhizae in ferns and lycophytes: their potential significance in phylogenetic and ecological studies. Abstracts of Botany 2008. Botanical Society of America (www.2008.botanyconference.org), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. [Abstract]

413. Leishangthem, G. D., R. Somvanshi & G. S. Bisht. 2008. Experimental clinico-pathological studies on BPV fern interaction in hamsters, In S. C. Verma, S. P. Khullar & H. K. Cheema, (Eds.). Perspectives in Pteridophytes. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun, India. pp. 467-474.

414. Leppala, M., K. Kukko-Oja, J. Laine & E. S. Tuittila. 2008. Seasonal dynamics of CO2 exchange during primary succession of boreal mires as controlled by phenology of plants. Ecoscience 15: 460-471. [Equisetum fluviatile]

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416. Li, F. W., L. Y. Kuo, W. L. Chiou & C. N. Wang. 2008. Tissue-direct PCR, a rapid and extraction-free method for fern barcoding. Abstracts of Botany 2008 Botanical Society of America (www.2008.botanyconference.org), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. [Abstract]

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418. Li, N., X. Li, Y. Zhang, T. Wang & W. Xiao. 2008. Free radical scavengers, antioxidants and aldose reductase inhibitors from Camptosorus sibiricus Rupr. Zeitschrift fuer Naturforschung Section C Journal of Biosciences 63-2: 66-68.

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421. Liang, S., R. Zhou, S. Dong & S. Shi. 2008. Adaptation to salinity in mangroves: Implication on the evolution of salt-tolerance. Chinese Science Bulletin 531: 1708-1715. [Acrostichum aureum]

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423. Liao, X. Y., T. B. Chen, X. L. Yan, H. Xie, X. Y. Xiao & M. Zhai Li. 2008. Effects of different forms of P fertilizers on phytoremediation for As-contaminated soils using As-hyperaccumulator Pteris vittata L. Huanjing Kexue 290: 2906-2911. [Chinese]

424. Libertin, M., J. Bek & J. Drabkova. 2008. Two new Carboniferous fertile sphenophylls and their spores from the Czech Republic. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 53: 723-732.

425. Lignum, J., I. Jarvis & M. A. Pearce. 2008. A critical assessment of standard processing methods for the preparation of palynological samples. Review of Palaeobotany & Palynology 149-4: 133-149.

426. Lin, C. H., B. L. Lin & W. Y. Kao. 2008. Can ethylene induce heterophylly in Marsilea quadrifolia? Taiwania 53: 237-241.

427. Lindeboom, J., B. M. Mulder, J. W. Vos, T. Ketelaar & A. M. C. Emons. 2008. Cellulose microfibril deposition: coordinated activity at the plant plasma membrane. Journal of Microscopy (Oxford) 231: 192-200. [Equisetum hyemale]

428. Link-Perez, M. A., L. A. Watson & R. J. Hickey. 2008. Toward a redefinition of Adiantopsis Fee (Pteridaceae). Abstracts of Botany 2008 Botanical Society of America (www.2008.botanyconference.org), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. [Abstract]

429. Lituanas, C. R. M. & O. P. Canencia. 2008. Urban pteridophytes in Bitan-ag Creek, Cagayan De Oro City, Philippines, In V. B. Amoroso, (Ed.). Proceedings of the 4th Symposium on Asian Pteridology and Garden Show. Central Mindanao University, Musuan, Bukidnon, Philippines. p. 208.

430. Liu, H. M., L. Wang, X. C. Zhang & H. Zeng. 2008. Advances in the studies of lycophytes and monilophytes with reference to systematic arrangement of families distributed in China. Journal of Systematics and Evolution (formerly Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica) 46: 808-829. [Chinese]

431. Liu, J. J., S. Z. Fang, B. D. Xie & J. J. Hao. 2008. Effects of bio-mulching on rhizosphere soil microbial population, enzyme activity and tree growth in poplar plantation. Chinese Journal of Applied Ecology 19: 1204-1210. [Chinese; Pteridium aquilinum var. latiusculum]

432. Liu, M. S., C. T. Chien & T. P. Lin. 2008. Constitutive components and induced gene expression are involved in the desiccation tolerance of Selaginella tamariscina. Plant and Cell Physiology 49: 653-663.

433. Liu, Q. R., G. H. Ming, Y. Ge & X. C. Zhang. 2008. A taxonomic revision of Lepisorus sect. Hymenophyton (Polypodiaceae) from China. Journal of Systematics and Evolution (formerly Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica) 46: 906-915. [Chinese]

434. Liu, S., L. Z. Yi & Y. Z. Liang. 2008. Traditional Chinese medicine and separation science. Journal of Separation Science 311: 2113-2137. [Huperzia serrata]

435. Liu, X., H. Liu & Q. F. Wang. 2008. Spore morphology of Isoetes (Isoetaceae) from China. Journal of Systematics and Evolution (formerly Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica) 46: 479-489. [Chinese]

436. Liu, Y. C. 2008. Taxonomic study on the genus Athyrium (Woodsiaceae) in Taiwan, In V. B. Amoroso, (Ed.). Proceedings of the 4th Symposium on Asian Pteridology and Garden Show. Central Mindanao University, Musuan, Bukidnon, Philippines. p. 193.

437. Liu, Y. C., C. R. Fraser-Jenkins, V. B. Amoroso & W. L. Chiou. 2008. Athyrium erythropodum (Woodsiaceae, Pteridophyta), a new Philippine record. Blumea 53: 447-451.

438. Liu, Y. C., Q. J. Liu, H. Q. Wang, Z. Q. Ma & W. J. Xu. 2008. Characteristics of biomass allocation of Dicranopteris dichotoma. Shengtaixue Zazhi 27: 705-711. [Chinese]

439. Liu, Z. G., G. H. Yang, F. Yang, L. Liu, H. Y. Fang & J. M. Huang. 2008. Soil heavy metals concentrations and their enrichment characteristics by plants in tungsten mine areas of South Jiangxi. Shengtaixue Zazhi 27: 1345-1350. [Chinese; Blechnum orientale, Dicranopteris dichotoma, Woodwardia prolifera]

440. Lodeiro, P., A. Fuentes, R. Herrero & M. E. Sastre de Vicente. 2008. Cr-III binding by surface polymers in natural biomass: the role of carboxylic groups. Environmental Chemistry 5: 355-365. [Pteridium aquilinum]

441. Loh, R. K. & C. C. Daehler. 2008. Influence of woody invader control methods and seed availability on native and invasive species establishment in a Hawaiian forest. Biological Invasions 10: 805-819. [Cibotium glaucum]

442. Lone, A. B., C. M. Barbosa, L. S. Assari Takahashi & R. T. de Faria. 2008. Acclimatization of the Cattleya (Orchidaceae) in alternative substrates to tree fern fiber and sphagnum. Acta Scientiarum Agronomy 30: 465-469. [Portuguese]

443. Long, W. X., X. B. Yang, Q. S. Wu, D. H. Li & T. Guo. 2008. Characteristics of Alsophila podophylla population and its community in the tropical rainforest in Wuzhi Mountains. Shengwu Duoyangxing 16: 83-90. [Chinese]

444. Longhi, D., M. Bartoli & P. Viaroli. 2008. Decomposition of four macrophytes in wetland sediments: Organic matter and nutrient decay and associated benthic processes. Aquatic Botany 89: 303-310. [Salvinia natans]

445. Lopez, V., S. Akerreta, E. Casanova, J. M. Garcia-Mina, R. Y. Cavero & M. I. Calvo. 2008. Screening of Spanish medicinal plants for antioxidant and antifungal activities. Pharmaceutical Biology 46: 602-609. [Equisetum telmateia]

446. Lopez-Smith, R. A. 2008. Studies of insemination and fertilization in the fern Ceratopteris. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Carbondale, Illinois, USA. [Dissertation]

447. Lopez-Smith, R. A. & K. Renzaglia. 2008. Sperm cell architecture, insemination, and fertilization in the model fern, Ceratopteris richardii. Sexual Plant Reproduction 21: 153-167. 448. Lou, L. 2008. Arsenic uptake, accumulation and tolerance in Chinese brake fern (Pteris vittata L., an arsenic hyperaccumulator) under the influence of phosphate. Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong. [Dissertation]

449. Loucaides, S., P. Van Cappellen & T. Behrends. 2008. Dissolution of biogenic silica from land to ocean: Role of salinity and pH. Limnology and Oceanography 53: 1614-1621. [Equisetum arvense]

450. Lu, S. G. & R. X. Wang. 2008. A cytotaxonomic study of Drymotaenium miyoshianum Makino. Journal of Tropical and Subtropical Botany 16: 173-175.

451. Lu, W. L., X. M. Yang, J. L. Sibley, C. H. Gilliam, J. S. Bannon & Y. Zhang. 2008. Utilization of mixed municipal solid waste compost as a soilless potting component in greenhouse production of four floricultural crops. Journal of Environmental Horticulture 26: 75-79. [Cyrtomium falcatum]

452. Lubos, L. C. 2008. Morpho-systematic and histochemical studies of the genus Drynaria in Bukidnon, In V. B. Amoroso, (Ed.). Proceedings of the 4th Symposium on Asian Pteridology and Garden Show. Central Mindanao University, Musuan, Bukidnon, Philippines. p. 204.

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454. Luo, Y., X. H. Yu, Z. Y. Yang, H. G. Yuan & B. X. Mai. 2008. Studies on heavy metal contamination by improper handling of E-waste and its environmental risk evaluation. Asian Journal of Ecotoxicology 3: 34-41. [Chinese; Dicranopteris]

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686. Singh, S. S., S. K. Singh & A. K. Mishra. 2008. Na+ regulation by combined nitrogen in Azolla pinnata-Anabaena azollae symbiotic association during salt toxicity. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 69: 32-38.

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714. Stanich, N. A., G. W. Rothwell & R. A. Stockey. 2008. Early cretaceous Equisetum fossils confirm that the modern evolutionary radiation was well underway 136 million years ago. Abstracts of Botany 2008 Botanical Society of America (www.2008.botanyconference.org), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. [Abstract]

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732. Sylvestre, L. S. & P. G. Windisch. 2008. Asplenium badinii (Aspleniaceae), a new endemic fern species from Minas Gerais, Brazil. Novon 18: 538-541.

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